TUESDAY, Jan. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Government-supported policies to reduce people’s salt consumption are highly cost-effective worldwide, a new study reports.

“We know that excess dietary salt causes hundreds of thousands of cardiovascular deaths each year,” said study senior author Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian. He’s dean of Tufts University’s Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy in Boston.

https://consumer.healthday.com/vitamins-and-nutrition-information-27/salt-and-sodium-news-591/government-backed-salt-reduction-efforts-could-deliver-big-health-pay-day-718557.html

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